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Democracy Day: Twitter CEO tweets Nigerian flag — despite suspension

    Democracy Day: Twitter CEO tweets Nigerian flag — despite suspension

Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter, a microblogging platform, has tweeted the green and white colour of the Nigerian flag. On June 4, the federal government

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Jega: I don’t support Twitter ban — but social media needs to be sanitised

    Jega: I don’t support Twitter ban — but social media needs to be sanitised

Attahiru Jega, a former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has condemned the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria. Jega said this on Friday while speaking at ‘A Conversation

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Lai: It’s unfair to say Twitter ban was because Buhari’s tweet was deleted

    Lai: It’s unfair to say Twitter ban was because Buhari’s tweet was deleted

Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says it is “unfair” for people to say the suspension of Twitter’s operations in Nigeria is because the president’s tweet was deleted. The minister had

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FG opens Koo account — days after suspending Twitter

    FG opens Koo account — days after suspending Twitter

The Nigerian government has opened an official account on Koo, an Indian microblogging platform. The move comes less than a week after the federal government suspended Twitter operations in Nigeria.

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Now that Twitter is banned, will kidnapping of Nigerian students stop?

  Now that Twitter is banned, will kidnapping of Nigerian students stop?

For the first time in a long while, the Nigerian government suddenly came alive after Twitter deleted President Muhammadu Buhari’s

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Lai on Twitter ban: Nigerians still have Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp… there’s freedom of speech

  Lai on Twitter ban: Nigerians still have Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp… there’s freedom of speech

Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says the ban on Twitter in Nigeria does not stifle the citizens’ freedom of expression.

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FACT CHECK: Viral screenshot of Twitter ‘disrespecting’ Buhari is fake

  FACT CHECK: Viral screenshot of Twitter ‘disrespecting’ Buhari is fake

A screenshot of a tweet in which Twitter was alleged to have said it is unfamiliar with Muhammadu Buhari’s position

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FG: Twitter must be registered in Nigeria before ban is reversed

  FG: Twitter must be registered in Nigeria before ban is reversed

The federal government says the management of Twitter has reached out for a “high-level discussion” to resolve the issue that

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N’assembly minority caucus to Nigerians: Keep using Twitter — there’s no law against it

  N’assembly minority caucus to Nigerians: Keep using Twitter — there’s no law against it

The minority caucus in the national assembly has asked Nigerians to keep using Twitter. The minority caucus comprises majorly members

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‘Werey’ trends in US, June 12 protest in The Netherlands — how ‘VPN Twitter’ is making Nigeria top charts globally

  ‘Werey’ trends in US, June 12 protest in The Netherlands — how ‘VPN Twitter’ is making Nigeria top charts globally

Americans woke up on Saturday to wonder why “werey” was trending on their version of micro-blogging app, Twitter. They also

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